Buxton, James (d. 1766)

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Abstract

Buxton, James (d. 1766), Whiteboy captain, came from Tubbrid or Killcoran, near Clogheen, Co. Tipperary. Little is known of his birth or parentage, although contemporary accounts suggested that he was a wealthy grazier worth £300 or £400 a year.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationDictionary of Irish Biography
EditorsJames McGuire, James Quinn
PublisherCambridge University Press
Pages199-200
Volume2
ISBN (Print)9780521633314
Publication statusPublished - 1 Nov 2009

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O Ciardha, E. (2009). Buxton, James (d. 1766). In J. McGuire, & J. Quinn (Eds.), Dictionary of Irish Biography (Vol. 2, pp. 199-200). Cambridge University Press.